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Episode topics: "Silver" divorce and urinary Incontinence.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Brain health and storing prescription drugs.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: The microbiome diet and aging with humor.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Calm online and caregiver compassion fatigue.

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Segment 1: Dr. Pepper Schwartz/"normality" in sex and love Segment 2 &3: Shar McBee/leadership and volunteerism Segment 4: Dr. Rob Sigal/plastic...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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In a mouse model of early Alzheimer’s disease, scientists used light to trigger memories that the mice had forgotten.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WLPR, and KENW


  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Episode topics: A new look at aging and beans.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: In eye-popping plaid pants and a pea-green jacket, Dr. Bedlack wears positivity into his office at the Duke ALS clinic., Credit: Avery Hall
ALS: a heartwrenching medical quandary for both doctors and patients. As research progresses, one local doctor takes a positive approach.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 03:32
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What if we didn’t have to grow old and die? The average American can expect to live for 78.8 years, an improvement over the days before clean water...

Bought by WGCU, KUOW, Prairie Public, Troy Public Radio, KGOU and more


  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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How do social relationships affect our biochemistry and health?

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Lessons for loving and omega 3s.

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Jan 15, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A simple saliva test of antibody levels may serve as a marker for general health.

Bought by KENW, WLPR, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Dec 27, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Changes in diet and lifestyle as we age may affect the microbes living in our gut, and consequently, our health.

Bought by KENW and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 06, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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An audio essay that combines science, personal moments, and the wit and wisdom of four 100-year-old (and up) women.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 10:26
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Melatonin could explain why MS symptoms change with the seasons.

Bought by KENW and WLPR


  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Kangaroos and humans use their forearms in similar ways., Credit: (Dan Armbrust/CC BY 2.0, via flickr
Kangaroos could inspire the design of better artificial joints.

Bought by KENW and WLPR


  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Herman (L) and John Heyn
Herman Heyn tells his nephew, John, about spending almost three decades as a street corner astronomer, giving passers-by the chance to look through...

Bought by WTJU and Blue Mountain Radio


  • Added: Aug 28, 2015
  • Length: 02:39
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Gut health and kidney stones.

  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 28:00
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First, in June of 2008, President George W. Bush nominated Ann Dunwoody to four-star general in the US Army: The first woman to ever achieve that r...

Bought by Allegheny Mountain Radio, KCMJ Community Radio, WCWP, KTSW 89.9, and KEDT


  • Added: Jun 16, 2015
  • Length: 59:53
  • Purchases: 5
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Dr. David Agus, one of the world's leading cancer physicians and researchers, chronicled innovative steps we can take to prevent illness and prolon...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: May 29, 2015
  • Length: 07:10
  • Purchases: 1
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First, society's pressure to be thin has morphed into a relentless cultural obsession with weight and body image. Harriet Brown has explores the id...

Bought by Allegheny Mountain Radio, KMXT, WCWP, KEDT, and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:54
  • Purchases: 5
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Scientists are our modern day explorers… they populate lab benches, fume hoods, and field sites all over the world. And many times, their curiosit...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
  • Length: 05:20
Caption: Paro the seal, charging by its electronic pacifier , Credit: Angela Johnston
At the Livermore Veteran’s Hospital, there are a few animals residents can see: wild turkeys that run around the grounds, rattlesnakes that hide ou...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 13, 2015
  • Length: 08:27
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: How old do you feel?, Credit: Helen M Bushe: https://www.flickr.com/photos/mistyblue17/14398632876
People who feel younger than their chronological age are also less likely to die.

  • Added: Dec 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Researchers make new inroads into preventing age-related diseases.

  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 01:00